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Over 30 football supporters injured after stadium’s glass barrier breaks as fans celebrate in Gulf Cup victory

Nearly 40 football supporters from Oman were injured on Friday evening after a glass barrier broke during celebrations following the country’s Gulf Cup win over the United Arab Emirates. The incident occurred at the Jaber International Stadium after Oman claimed the title for the second time in the nation’s history with a 5-4 penalty shoot-out win […]

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South Africa welcome back top trio for Zimbabwe test

AB de Villiers, Dale Steyn and Vernon Philander will all make long-awaited returns for South Africa at test level after being named in the 14-man squad for next week’s day-night, inaugural four-day contest against Zimbabwe in Port Elizabeth. It means South Africa are back to full strength for the first time in almost two years […]

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Salah, Mane and Aubameyang make shortlist of CAF African Player of the Year award

The African Footballer of the Year award shortlist has been released, with Aubameyang, Salah and Mane in the running The Confederation of African Football has announced the top three shortlists for the 2017 African Player of the Year with Victor Moses not making the cut. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane made the cut decided by […]

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Brazilian Football legend Kaka announces official retirement from football at 35

AC Milan and Real Madrid legend, Kaka, 35, has officially announced his retirement from professional football, ending his successful career which earned him the FIFA World Player of the Year Award in 2007. Posting an image of himself wearing the famous ‘I belong to Jesus’ t-shirt on Sunday, the attacking midfielder issued a statement reflecting on his […]

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